Japanese actor and singer Dean Fujioka will convey his 1st Asia Tour 2019 “Born to Make History” to Hong Kong and Taipei on April 20 and 27, 2019.
Fujioka was born in Fukushima, Japan. After finishing school within the U.S., he traveled to Hong Kong and was found by a expertise scout to turn into a mannequin. He made his performing debut within the Hong Kong film August Story and was shortly noticed by Taiwanese TV producer Angie Chai Chi-ping, who invited him to play numerous roles in her well-liked TV collection, together with Goku Dou High School, Corner with Love, Miss No Good and Just You.
After spending a few years in Hong Kong and Taiwan, Fujioka can communicate each Cantonese and Mandarin Chinese.
In 2013, Dean returned to Japan and joined Amuse. In 2015, he received vast acclaim along with his look as a Japanese historic determine within the morning drama collection Here Comes Asa and led to a fever known as Godai-sama Boom, the function that earned him finest supporting actor within the ninth Tokyo Drama Awards.
He additionally made spectacular appearances in dramas Please Love the Useless Me and May I Blackmail You? He lately performed the main function in The Count of Monte-Cristo: Great Revenge and received the most effective actor award within the CONFiDENCE Award Drama Prize.
Dean Fujioka additionally has a profitable music profession. He launched songs that he composed, wrote and produced in his first album Cycle in 2016, and has launched 4 singles and two albums to-date.
His latest singles embody “History Maker,” theme track of the anime Yuri!!! on Ice, and “Echo,” theme track of The Count of Monte-Cristo: Great Revenge. In 2018, Fujioka went on his first nationwide tour of Japan, History In the Making 2018, enjoying eight reveals throughout six cities, amassing over 20,000 audiences to his reveals.
In 2019, Fujioka will convey his music exterior of Japan for the primary time by including Hong Kong and Taiwan to the tour dates. This will mark his return to the early levels of his profession, the place he plans to make historical past with followers who’ve supported him all alongside.
“This tour shall be of a bigger scale, the place I’ll journey to cities that I’ve by no means been to earlier than,” he informed Billboard Radio China. “To all followers of Dean Fujioka, regardless of the place you’re from or when did you begin supporting me, I want to journey to you and present my gratitude to you as a result of each one in all you’re making historical past with me. I really feel so enthusiastic about this journey. Together to the subsequent degree.”